Obituaries

Tue
17
Jan

Richard L. King

Richard “Dick” L. King, 73, of the town of Belle Plaine, Shawano County, passed away unexpectedly Sunday afternoon, Jan. 15, 2017, at ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano.

The Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home & Crematory of Clintonville is assisting his family.

www.eberhardtstevenson.com

Tue
17
Jan

Dylan J. Kroening

Dylan Kroening, 22, of Shawano, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017.

Dylan was born on Oct. 11, 1994, in Shawano, son of Jeff Kroening and Sandra (Weisnicht) Washkuhn. Dylan graduated from Bonduel High School in 2012 and attended the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College.

Dylan enjoyed many things, including hunting, fishing, video games and his brother Sam’s music. He was always interested in technology and built his own computer. He was also an accomplished cook, known for his lasagna and his Sunday morning pancakes. Dylan loved nothing more than spending time with his family.

Tue
17
Jan

Winona A. Factor

Winona Augustine Factor, 83, of Meeker, Oklahoma, passed away on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

Winona was born Oct. 21, 1933, in Keshena to Peter and Theresa (Tucker) Heath. She was baptized at St. Michael’s Church in Keshena on Dec. 3, 1933.

Winona was raised on the Menominee Reservation. She lived in Chicago before moving to Oklahoma. When her mother was ill, she moved back to Wisconsin to be a caregiver. Winona moved back to Meeker about four years ago and lived with her daughter, Karen, and son-in-law, Larry.

She was a homemaker and loved her God and prayed her rosary every day. Winona enjoyed being out at the lake and playing bingo. She loved her Chicago Cubs and a highlight of her life was the win in the World Series this last fall. She also loved her Green Bay Packers.

Winona was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Dorothy Fredenburg and Jean Marie Waupoose; and grandson, Marshall Den.

Sat
14
Jan

Terry L. Besaw

Terry Lee Besaw, 75, of Shawano, passed away unexpectedly late Wednesday evening, Jan. 11, 2017, in Shawano.

Terry was born on March 5, 1941, in Shawano, a son of the late Edward C. and Veda (Lahn) Besaw. He attended school in Appleton. Following school, he worked in the auto industry as a mechanic, car salesman and business owner. On April 1, 1968, he was united in marriage to the former Sandra Jean Ganzel. The couple lived in the Fox Valley and Shawano areas throughout their marriage. Terry was an avid stock car fan; he built, raced and fixed them.

Survivors include his daughters, Deb (Al) Johnson, of Almond, and Kim (Jim) Meyer, of Menasha; and numerous relatives and friends. In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents and siblings.

Sat
14
Jan

Arlene A. Buelow

Arlene Ann Buelow, 98, a resident of Oakhaven Assisted Living in Shawano, went to her heavenly home on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.

Arlene Ann Ruth Schumacher was born on July 22, 1918, in the town of Richmond, Shawano County, to the late Hugo and Hulda (Kroenke) Schumacher. She was baptized and confirmed by the Rev. Peter F. Cassens at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Stony Hill, town of Richmond. Arlene attended Red River School and graduated from Shawano High School in 1937. She was employed at Woolworths in Shawano for five years. Arlene enjoyed ice skating and bowling. She loved to dance at Pleshek’s Pavilion, where she met her future husband, Elmer H. Buelow.

Fri
13
Jan

Dr. Harry S. Caskey

On Jan. 12, our dad, Harry “Doc” S. Caskey, MD, 91, of Clintonville, slipped peacefully from this earthly life into the arms of Jesus and the joy of heaven.
Harry Samuel Caskey was born at home on Oct. 15, 1925, at Sylvan Rest Resort, Lac Vieux Desert, in the township of Phelps, Vilas County. He was the 10th and youngest child of Sylvester and Agnes (Lindstrom) Caskey.

Harry graduated from Phelps Union Free High School in Phelps with straight A’s as valedictorian in June 1943. Prior to graduation, he took the Navy V-12 exams and was sworn into the USNR in April, entering active naval duty on July 1, 1943. Following boot camp, Harry was sent to Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, where he entered a premedical program. He remained in the Navy his first year of medical school at Marquette University, Milwaukee. He was discharged from active duty in February 1946.

Fri
13
Jan

Genevieve M. Reinke

Genevieve M. “Gena” Reinke, 81, of Angelica, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at her home with her husband by her side.

Born on June 5, 1935, in Two Rivers, Genevieve was the daughter of the late Arthur and Marie (Burg) DeBauch. Gena grew up in Gillett. After graduating from high school she met, and was united in marriage, to Ervin H. Reinke, on Aug. 22, 1956, in Gillett. Together, the couple lived and farmed in the town of Angelica for over 60 years.

In her free time, Gena enjoyed going to rummage sales, collecting antiques, and tending to her flowers and vegetable gardens. She was a wonderful wife and mother who will be deeply missed.

Fri
13
Jan

Terry L. Besaw

Terry Lee Besaw, 75, of Shawano, passed away unexpectedly late Wednesday evening, Jan. 11, 2017, in Shawano.

Funeral service arrangements are pending and will be announced on Saturday.

Mickelson Funeral & Cremation Service of Shawano is assisting the family with arrangements.

Please share online condolences at www.mickelsonfs.com.

Tue
10
Jan

Marie L. Gruetzmacher

Marie L. Gruetzmacher, 60, of Clintonville, passed away Sunday evening, Jan. 8, 2017, at Greentree Health & Rehabilitation Center, Clintonville.

The Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home & Crematory, Clintonville, is assisting her family with the arrangements.

Tue
10
Jan

Kate Page

Kate Page, 40, of Hatley, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017.

Kate was born in Shawano on June 3, 1976, to Charles and Marti Matyska. After graduating from high school, Kate earned a bachelor’s degree in urban forestry from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. She worked for a short time in the Czech Republic before returning to Wisconsin and settling in the Wausau area. On Sept. 5, 2004, she was united in marriage to Lee Page at the top of Rib Mountain.

Kate loved nature and animals and had a passion for animal rights. She was also very artistic and enjoyed gardening and photography.

Kate was a wonderful woman with a big heart, always thinking of others and putting the needs of others before her own. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

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